Research - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Research Support - Laboratory/Non-Laboratory, Staff/Administrative
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Posted Job Title
Clinical Research coordinator A
Job Profile Title
Clinical Research Coordinator A
Job Description Summary
The Penn Memory Center (PMC) is seeking a Clinical Research Coordinator A to join our multi-disciplinary team of health professionals. This coordinator will substantially assist other coordinators in the execution of clinical trials and imaging studies at PMC. This work includes the recruitment and retention of potential research participants. This research recruits a spectrum of older adults including persons with no cognitive impairment and persons with cognitive impairment caused by Alzheimer's and other neurodegenerative diseases.
The CRC A will substantially assist with the execution of PI, industry and federally sponsored clinical trials. Responsibilities include the day to day management of of clinical research protocols.This work includes the recruitment and retention of potential research participants. PI research will emphasizeÂ experimental cognitive testing and biomarker imaging data processing and analysis. Additional duties include assisting in preparation and submission of IRB documents, coordinating and maintaining sponsor or CRO documentation, scheduling and conducting study visits per protocol and participating in ongoing rater certification, protocol training and compliance meetings.
-Recruit, screen and obtain informed consent and enroll patients into PI, federally funded and industry sponsor clinical research studies.
-Assist with study visits including scheduling and gathering study data from subjects and study partner, while adhering to protocol requirements.
-Assist in analyzing bio-marker imaging data and with developing normative database.
-Assist with experimental cognitive assessments.
-Provide regular updates at meetings with the Penn Memory Center team of coordinators and researchers.
-Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.
Bachelor's Degree with 1-3 years of related experience in research and clinical study methodologies or equivalent combination of education and experience required. Â
Job Location - City, State
Department / School
Perelman School of Medicine
$36,401.00 - $65,521.00
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Internal Number: JR00011348
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